There was a time that, you know, we may have been out there killing each other in numbers, but there was no trash out in the street.-Oakland Councilmember Noel Gallo with an odd memory of his younger years growing up in the city, as opposed to the rampant illegal dumping occurring today.
The scourge of illegal dumping is Oakland’s most unrelenting problem. And when you match an update on the […]
The Oakland City Council is asking the city administration to iron out its differences with the Alameda County […]
Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro will receive a tour of a homeless encampment near the Home Depot at […]
The Warriors move to San Francisco has always rankled Oakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan. When the team […]
Oakland Council President Rebecca Kaplan wants the city auditor to look into allegations that Mayor Libby Schaaf gave […]
Oakland’s Public Ethics Commission recommended a $1,000 fine against Mayor Libby Schaaf’s 2014 mayoral campaign on Monday night […]
A bombshell report showed U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement used the Oakland Airport to deport 27,000 undocumented immigrants […]
In early 2018, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf took the unusual step of alerting undocumented immigrants in Northern California […]
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf tossed out the first pitch at Monday’s night A’s game with a looping strike. […]
Like an early season extra-inning baseball game, A’s fans waited all afternoon for an opportunity to show their […]
A few days after a weekend sideshow in Oakland resulted in a transport truck and an A.C. Transit […]
When Assemblymember Rob Bonta spoke in support of a proposal last Tuesday for Oakland officials to begin collecting […]
Fearing Oakland voters will become further disillusioned with their city government and uncertainty over a legal fight that […]
Some Democrats have a nagging sense that Texas is on the cusp of turning blue one day soon. […]
The Golden State Warriors loss Sunday night in Oakland to the lowly Phoenix Suns caused continued consternation among […]
Tragedy struck Oakland Councilmember Lynette McElhaney, family, friends and the East Bay political world following the death of […]
In the hours after negotiators for Oakland teachers and the Oakland Unified School District came to a tentative […]
Oakland Councilmember Larry Reid underwent a procedure on his heart this week requiring hospitalization for three days. Reid, […]
Oakland teachers get 11% wage increase over 4 years.
It’s not a revenue problem. It’s an expenditures problem that is fueling another large budget shortfall in Oakland […]
On Day Two of the Oakland teachers strike, Oakland Council President Rebecca Kaplan said she asked Gov. Gavin […]
There may be some members of Port of Oakland as connected as Commissioner Michael Colbruno, but few have […]
If all goes well, the new A’s ballpark would be ready in time for the 2023 season.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf earlier this month made surprisingly candid comments disparaging a plan by the Alameda County […]
“We’ve now experienced enough of ICE telling lies,” said the author, Oakland Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan.
Schaaf defends use of Tuff Sheds to house the homeless, says the temporary solution is working
Bonta’s AB 734 is expected to return to the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday